2.10pm Welcome back for the second innings of the Ford Trophy one-day final. Wellington have sent out Michael Papps (the fifth-highest run scorer in the tournament heading into the final with 321 runs at an average of 45.85) and Michael Pollard to open. Trent Boult has the new ball

0.1
0
TA Boult to Pollard, no run, starts with a fullish delivery which swings into leg and is clipped to square leg
0.2
0
TA Boult to Pollard, no run, angled across and beats the flashing blade
0.3
1
TA Boult to Pollard, 1 run, opens his account with a firm clip off the pads to the right of mid-on
0.4
0
TA Boult to Papps, no run, another attempt to throw the hands at one angled well across outside off and Papps, like Pollard, makes no contact
0.5
1w
TA Boult to Papps, 1 wide, this time Boult strays too far across and Papps shoulders arms as he watches the ball pass and a run adds to the scoreboard
0.5
0
TA Boult to Papps, no run, mistimes an attempted cut to cover
0.6
0
TA Boult to Papps, no run, angles back in a touch from outside off on a good length and Papps bravely leaves on length as his judgment is proven correct on this occasion

Devcich opening both the bowling and the batting for Northern Districts with his slow left-arm orthodox

END OF OVER:
1 | 2 Runs | WELL: 2/0 (231 runs required from 49 overs, RR: 2.00, RRR: 4.71)

  • MHW Papps0 (3b)
  • MA Pollard1 (3b)
  • TA Boult1-0-2-0
1.1
2
Devcich to Pollard, 2 runs, driven through the covers
1.2
0
Devcich to Pollard, no run, mistimes it into the covers
1.3
0
Devcich to Pollard, no run, drives to cover as Devcich is relying on pace more than flight
1.4
0
Devcich to Pollard, no run, defends on leg after coming half-forward
1.5
0
Devcich to Pollard, no run, tosses this one up and Pollard comes down to meet it on the full but gets an inside edge into his pad
1.6
0
Devcich to Pollard, no run, another full toss but this is speared through on off and Pollard can only play it to cover

END OF OVER:
2 | 2 Runs | WELL: 4/0 (229 runs required from 48 overs, RR: 2.00, RRR: 4.77)

  • MA Pollard3 (9b)
  • MHW Papps0 (3b)
  • AP Devcich1-0-2-0
  • TA Boult1-0-2-0
2.1
1
TA Boult to Papps, 1 run, gets forward and defends off the outer edge down to third man
2.2
0
TA Boult to Pollard, no run, left alone outside off as it angles across the right-hander
2.3
0
TA Boult to Pollard, no run, waits in the crease and plays a firm back foot punch but finds point
2.4
0
TA Boult to Pollard, no run, full outside off and too wide for Pollard's attempted drive to make contact
2.5
0
TA Boult to Pollard, no run, gets forward initially before moving back to defend on off
2.6
0
TA Boult to Pollard, no run, banged in on off and Pollard does well to drop the knees and sway out of the way

END OF OVER:
3 | 1 Run | WELL: 5/0 (228 runs required from 47 overs, RR: 1.66, RRR: 4.85)

  • MA Pollard3 (14b)
  • MHW Papps1 (4b)
  • TA Boult2-0-3-0
  • AP Devcich1-0-2-0
3.1
0
Devcich to Papps, no run, forward on middle and leg and defends to the bowler
3.2
2w
Devcich to Papps, 2 wides, fired down leg past the attempted sweep and the keeper too
3.2
1
Devcich to Pollard, 1 run, full toss on middle and leg and worked into the gap at midwicket
3.3
1
Devcich to Papps, 1 run, worked off the pads into the leg side
3.4
1
Devcich to Pollard, 1 run, worked square off the pads and Papps thought of a second before wisely deciding against it
3.5
0
Devcich to Papps, no run, worked off the pads to mid-on